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Crazy Lawsuit Settlements

While a lot of lawsuits are ridiculous and unfounded, some are worth a laugh. A 19-year-old in Los Angeles was awarded $2.9 million after his neighbor plowed over him, stealing his hubcap. Another woman won a whopping $83,000 for tripping over her toddler son. The list goes on, and these insane lawsuit settlements are not …

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AT&T Class Action Lawsuit Settlement

If you’re one of the countless AT&T subscribers who’s gotten stuck with limited data plans, you’re not alone. In the last several months, the FTC has launched a class-action lawsuit against the telecom company, alleging that it violated the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) rules governing common carriers. The agency argues that its jurisdiction is limited …

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Class Action Home Depot Data Breach Lawsuit

A class-action lawsuit filed against Home Depot is the latest example of a consumer privacy issue. The retailer has agreed to pay more than $180 million to settle investigations and litigation related to the 2014 data breach. As a result, the company will be required to implement specific security measures and submit to a third-party …

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How to Create a Class Action Lawsuit

To start a class-action lawsuit, you must first file a complaint. This document describes the issues in question, the damages sought, and the laws that the defendant violated. Since class actions usually involve a large number of plaintiffs, the court will consider these factors to determine if the lawsuit should proceed. Once the complaint has …

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Ambit Class Action Lawsuit Funding

According to Ambit class action lawsuit documents, the energy company owned by billionaire Warren Buffett had distributed a secret disclosure statement to all its Pennsylvania energy customers on its Select Variable Rate Plan that restricted Ambit s access to changing its electricity prices in any given period. The explanation was that “changing” the rate could …

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ABA Legal Filing Season

If you have a lawsuit coming up this coming year, it’s likely you’ll be busy looking for an annual filing season lawsuit scholarship. The unfortunate reality is that most, if not all, programs are provided by non-profit organizations with an interest in keeping litigation and their lawyers competitive. That means that many organizations look at …

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Lawsuit Against For Profit Colleges

In March, 2020, a Lawsuit has been filed in U.S. District Court by Xerox Corporation against its former contractor, Ryan Tate, who is currently the President and Owner of For-Profit Colleges Inc. Details: Xerox Corporation, which leases some of its costly laser printers from its contract manufacturer, has sued Ryan Tate Publishing, claiming re-structuring lease …

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When Do I Have a Mosaic Lawsuit?

The mosaic lawsuit is a lawsuit filed against a subcontractor in one of the many construction projects that occur on a daily basis. If you are faced with a situation like this, the first thing that you need to do is get legal advice from a reputable legal firm. The mosaic lawsuit is usually filed …